Pop Culture Fix: Kate McKinnon and Holland Taylor Know all Fox News’ Secrets in “Bombshell”

Welcome to your weekly Pop Culture Fix, my favorite nerds!


+ The full Bombshell trailer is finally here and it’s a doozy! Kate McKinnon explains “a Fox News story” perfectly and succinctly in like three seconds: Will it scare your grandmother and piss off your grandfather? Also, bonus Holland Taylor!

+ SNL‘s latest cold open brought Billy Porter to CNN’s Equality Town Hall.

+ At Indiwire, Libby Hill wrote about Transparent and her wife — TV critic Emily VanDerWerff — coming out as trans and beginning transition.

+ Jasika Nicole recently shared a clip from a new documentary she participated in: Somewhere In The Middle, which “focuses on the work of artists who have followed their passion and created careers they are proud of, despite not being uber rich and famous.”

+ Vida picked up a Diversity TV Excellence Award at the MIPCOM TV market in Cannes.

+ Jameela Jamil: not straight!

+ Raven-Symoné is joining season four of The Bold Type.

+ Grace Choi will finally be back on Black Lightning next week! 😭

+ Carmen describes the new Lady and the Tramp trailer thus: Janelle Monáe singing, Tessa Thomson’s voice, and Kiersey Clemons’ face.

+ The committee for The Latinx House, a tag-team between Time’s Up and Justice for Migrant Women, includes America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, Diane Guerrero and Karla Souza.

+ Grease is spinning off into a TV series on HBO Max called Rydell High.

+ A new slate of films gives Korean American mothers their flowers.

+ Everything you need to know about Westworld season three.

+ The trailer for Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season three is a showstopper.

Heather Hogan is an Autostraddle managing editor who lives in New York City with her partner, Stacy, and their cackle of rescued pets. She's a member of the Television Critics Association, the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association, and a Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer critic. You can also find her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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